SHARING GOOD PRACTICE

Literacy programmes that are worth trying

Teaching your students to read English can be a challenge, no matter what grade level you are working with. Luckily for us, there are more...

10 Ways to win over your students’ parents

When teaches are asked about their biggest communication challenges, parent communication often heads the list. Having positive, productive relationships with your students' parents can...

The School Management Trap

So, you have been teaching for the past five or more years. You have completed your postgraduate degree in education, actually, in educational leadership. Every...

Advice for teachers new to the UAE

A friend of mine who is a teacher in Abu Dhabi just arrived earlier this semester, and while I tried to prepare him for the...

Quick study tips for ELL learners

One of the biggest challenges with students is that many of them do not know how to study. Studying has been demeaned to simply attempting...

Help gifted and talented students with technology

Extending students in lessons requires thought; ensuring they apply and transfer their learning in a variety of ways can often require more. Students who...

Stop Singing The New School Term Blues…

Everyone gets nervous when its time for a new school term to commence. Students get nervous about what is expected of them, whether they...

The ultimate reading list for boys

Reading is the gateway to expanding knowledge and new experiences. Engaging boys in reading can be challenging. The key is to provide them with reading...

Sara Al Zaabi and Meera Al Dhaheri … defying sterotypes

Sara Al Zaabi - Pianist What or who inspired you to become a pianist? I started learning to play the piano when I was really young....

Using classcraft as a tool for classroom management

It is not new for educators to employ a range of strategies for classroom management. Today, digital tools are becoming increasingly more popular in...